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Facing the Mountain: A True Story of Japanese American Heroes in World War II Cover Image
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Published: Viking - May 11th, 2021

The Premonition: A Pandemic Story Cover Image
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - May 4th, 2021

The Free World: Art and Thought in the Cold War Cover Image
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - April 20th, 2021

Murder at the Mission: A Frontier Killing, Its Legacy of Lies, and the Taking of the American West Cover Image
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Published: Viking - April 27th, 2021

Empire of Pain: The Secret History of the Sackler Dynasty Cover Image
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Published: Doubleday - April 13th, 2021

Madhouse at the End of the Earth: The Belgica's Journey into the Dark Antarctic Night Cover Image
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Published: Crown - May 4th, 2021

The Bomber Mafia: A Dream, a Temptation, and the Longest Night of the Second World War Cover Image
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Published: Little, Brown and Company - April 27th, 2021

Doom: The Politics of Catastrophe Cover Image
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Published: Penguin Press - May 4th, 2021

The Ground Breaking: An American City and Its Search for Justice Cover Image
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Published: Dutton - May 18th, 2021

A Little Devil in America: Notes in Praise of Black Performance Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781984801197
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Published: Random House - March 30th, 2021

New York, New York, New York: Four Decades of Success, Excess, and Transformation Cover Image
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Published: Simon & Schuster - March 16th, 2021

Zero Fail: The Rise and Fall of the Secret Service Cover Image
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Published: Random House - May 18th, 2021

Smalltime: A Story of My Family and the Mob Cover Image
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 2nd, 2021

Fulfillment: Winning and Losing in One-Click America Cover Image
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - March 16th, 2021

On Juneteenth Cover Image
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Published: Liveright - May 4th, 2021

Come Fly the World: The Jet-Age Story of the Women of Pan Am Cover Image
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Published: Mariner Books - March 2nd, 2021

Four Lost Cities: A Secret History of the Urban Age Cover Image
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - February 2nd, 2021

This Is How They Tell Me the World Ends: The Cyberweapons Arms Race Cover Image
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing - February 9th, 2021

The Rope: A True Story of Murder, Heroism, and the Dawn of the NAACP Cover Image
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Published: 37 Ink - February 9th, 2021

Soul City: Race, Equality, and the Lost Dream of an American Utopia Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781627798624
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Published: Metropolitan Books - February 2nd, 2021

Four Hundred Souls: A Community History of African America, 1619-2019 Cover Image
By Ibram X. Kendi (Editor), Keisha N. Blain (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780593134047
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Published: One World - February 2nd, 2021

Land: How the Hunger for Ownership Shaped the Modern World Cover Image
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Published: Harper - January 19th, 2021

American Kompromat: How the KGB Cultivated Donald Trump, and Related Tales of Sex, Greed, Power, and Treachery Cover Image
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Published: Dutton - January 26th, 2021

America and Iran: A History, 1720 to the Present Cover Image
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Published: Knopf - January 26th, 2021

Let the Lord Sort Them: The Rise and Fall of the Death Penalty Cover Image
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Published: Crown - January 26th, 2021

The Address Book: What Street Addresses Reveal About Identity, Race, Wealth, and Power Cover Image
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - January 26th, 2021

The Devil You Know: A Black Power Manifesto Cover Image
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Published: Harper - January 26th, 2021

Icebound: Shipwrecked at the Edge of the World Cover Image
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Published: Scribner - January 12th, 2021

Julian Bond's Time to Teach: A History of the Southern Civil Rights Movement Cover Image
By Julian Bond, Pamela Horowitz (Foreword by), Jeanne Theoharis (Introduction by), Danny Lyon (Photographs by), Vann R. Newkirk II. (Afterword by)
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ISBN: 9780807033203
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Published: Beacon Press - January 12th, 2021

The Storm Before the Calm: America's Discord, the Crisis of the 2020s, and the Triumph Beyond Cover Image
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Published: Anchor - January 12th, 2021

Saving Justice: Truth, Transparency, and Trust Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250799128
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Published: Flatiron Books - January 12th, 2021

The Crooked Path to Abolition: Abraham Lincoln and the Antislavery Constitution Cover Image
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - January 12th, 2021

Dark Towers: Deutsche Bank, Donald Trump, and an Epic Trail of Destruction Cover Image
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Published: Custom House - January 12th, 2021

Kill Switch: The Rise of the Modern Senate and the Crippling of American Democracy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781631497773
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Published: Liveright - January 12th, 2021

Exercised: Why Something We Never Evolved to Do Is Healthy and Rewarding Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781524746988
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Published: Pantheon - January 5th, 2021

Black Futures Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399181139
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Published: One World - December 1st, 2020

Children of Ash and Elm: A History of the Vikings Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780465096985
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Published: Basic Books - August 25th, 2020

A World Beneath the Sands: The Golden Age of Egyptology Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781324006893
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 20th, 2020

The Moth and the Mountain: A True Story of Love, War, and Everest Cover Image
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - November 17th, 2020

We Gather Together: A Nation Divided, a President in Turmoil, and a Historic Campaign to Embrace Gratitude and Grace Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593183250
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Published: Dutton - November 10th, 2020

Uncomfortable Conversations with a Black Man Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250800466
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Published: Flatiron Books: An Oprah Book - November 10th, 2020

We Keep the Dead Close: A Murder at Harvard and a Half Century of Silence Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781538746837
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - November 10th, 2020

The Ship of Dreams: The Sinking of the Titanic and the End of the Edwardian Era Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501176739
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Published: Atria Books - November 3rd, 2020

The Winter Army: The World War II Odyssey of the 10th Mountain Division, America’s Elite Alpine Warriors Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780358414247
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Published: Mariner Books - November 3rd, 2020

The American Museum of Natural History and How It Got That Way: With a New Preface by the Author and a New Foreword by Neil Degrasse Tyson Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780823289639
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Published: Fordham University Press - November 3rd, 2020

Tecumseh and the Prophet: The Shawnee Brothers Who Defied a Nation Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781524733254
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Published: Knopf - October 27th, 2020

The Purpose of Power: How We Come Together When We Fall Apart Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525509684
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Published: One World - October 20th, 2020

Culture Warlords: My Journey Into the Dark Web of White Supremacy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780306846434
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Published: Legacy Lit - October 13th, 2020

Dreams of El Dorado: A History of the American West Cover Image
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Published: Basic Books - October 20th, 2020

Sandworm: A New Era of Cyberwar and the Hunt for the Kremlin's Most Dangerous Hackers Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525564638
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Published: Anchor - October 20th, 2020

The Lost Art of Scripture: Rescuing the Sacred Texts Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525431923
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Published: Anchor - October 20th, 2020

Too Many Times: How to End Gun Violence in a Divided America Cover Image
By MELVILLE HOUSE (Editor)
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ISBN: 9781612198798
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Published: Melville House - October 13th, 2020

The Upswing: How America Came Together a Century Ago and How We Can Do It Again Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781982129149
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 13th, 2020

White Negroes: When Cornrows Were in Vogue ... and Other Thoughts on Cultural Appropriation Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780807002735
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Published: Beacon Press - October 13th, 2020

If Then: How the Simulmatics Corporation Invented the Future Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781631496103
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Published: Liveright - September 15th, 2020

Counting: How We Use Numbers to Decide What Matters Cover Image
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Published: Liveright - October 6th, 2020

The 99% Invisible City: A Field Guide to the Hidden World of Everyday Design Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780358126607
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Published: Mariner Books - October 6th, 2020

What Were We Thinking: A Brief Intellectual History of the Trump Era Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781982145620
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Published: Simon & Schuster - October 6th, 2020

The Zealot and the Emancipator: John Brown, Abraham Lincoln, and the Struggle for American Freedom Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385544009
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Published: Doubleday - October 6th, 2020

Ten Lessons for a Post-Pandemic World Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393542134
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 6th, 2020

The Girl and the Bombardier: A True Story of Resistance and Rescue in Nazi-Occupied France Cover Image
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Published: Diversion Books - September 8th, 2020

American Oligarchs: The Kushners, the Trumps, and the Marriage of Money and Power Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780393541304
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - October 6th, 2020

Hymns of the Republic: The Story of the Final Year of the American Civil War Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781501116230
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Published: Scribner - October 6th, 2020

Where Law Ends: Inside the Mueller Investigation Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593138571
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Published: Random House - September 29th, 2020

The Daughters of Yalta: The Churchills, Roosevelts, and Harrimans:  A Story of Love and War Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780358117858
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Published: Mariner Books - September 29th, 2020

How to Be an Antiracist Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593396803
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Published: Random House Large Print - September 15th, 2020

Rise Up: Confronting a Country at the Crossroads Cover Image
By Al Sharpton, Michael Eric Dyson (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9781335966629
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Published: Hanover Square Press - September 29th, 2020

Can't Even: How Millennials Became the Burnout Generation Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780358315070
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Published: Mariner Books - September 22nd, 2020

Slaying Goliath: The Passionate Resistance to Privatization and the Fight to Save America's Public Schools Cover Image
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Published: Vintage - September 22nd, 2020

Big Sister, Little Sister, Red Sister: Three Women at the Heart of Twentieth-Century China Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781101972922
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Published: Anchor - September 22nd, 2020

On Fascism: 12 Lessons from American History Cover Image
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - September 29th, 2020

Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee Cover Image
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Published: Vintage - September 29th, 2020

Just Us: An American Conversation Cover Image
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Published: Graywolf Press - September 8th, 2020

Tightrope: Americans Reaching for Hope Cover Image
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Published: Vintage - September 1st, 2020

Caste (Oprah's Book Club): The Origins of Our Discontents Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780593230251
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Published: Random House - August 4th, 2020

The Apocalypse Factory: Plutonium and the Making of the Atomic Age Cover Image
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Published: W. W. Norton & Company - July 28th, 2020

Our Man: Richard Holbrooke and the End of the American Century Cover Image
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Published: Vintage - May 26th, 2020

This Land: How Cowboys, Capitalism, and Corruption Are Ruining the American West Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735220997
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Published: Penguin Books - July 21st, 2020

How the South Won the Civil War: Oligarchy, Democracy, and the Continuing Fight for the Soul of America Cover Image
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Published: Oxford University Press, USA - April 1st, 2020

The Splendid and the Vile: A Saga of Churchill, Family, and Defiance During the Blitz Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385348713
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Published: Crown - February 25th, 2020